We're Building the Future of Energy
About Nicor Gas
As a trusted member of the business community, Nicor Gas has been delivering safe, reliable natural gas service to Illinois customers since 1954. Nicor Gas is proud to offer career opportunities to more than 2,000 talented and dedicated employees in a variety of technical, administrative and professional fields. We value employees with fresh ideas, tenacity and the drive to advance. We encourage a strong work/life balance and are committed to investing time and resources to help our employees meet their career goals while promoting our corporate values of integrity, dignity, honesty and respect.
At Nicor Gas, we are committed to creating and encouraging a diverse and inclusive work environment. We recognize and support the value of differences in people and encourage all employees to reach their full potential. We believe that a diverse and inclusive work environment is essential to being an employer of choice and ensures us a competitive business advantage. We are an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Learn more about diversity and inclusion.
Illinois Hires Heroes Consortium
Nicor Gas is a proud member of the Illinois Hires Heroes Consortium because we recognize that the skills learned during military service are transferable and highly relevant to a career with our company. We encourage military veterans to consider a career with us and utilize their leadership, ethics, discipline and organizational skills to deliver an American, abundant and affordable energy source to the 646 northern Illinois communities that we serve.
Center for Energy Workforce Development
Nicor Gas is a proud supporter of the Center for Energy Workforce Development and its goal to create workable solutions to address the need for a qualified, diverse workforce through the following initiatives:
Troops to Energy Jobs
Troops to Energy Jobs is designed to help veterans make a successful transition to a rewarding career in the energy industry. This website will guide you step by step in transferring your military training to a new energy job, identifying any additional education and credentials you may need, and supporting you in your job search by utilizing an interactive Troops to Energy Jobs road map.
Careers in Energy Week
Nicor Gas is proud to support Careers in Energy Week (held annually in October) by encouraging students to learn more about energy and to explore the diverse and exciting career opportunities in the energy industry.
Nicor Gas employees enjoy the following benefits:
- Medical, dental and vision benefits
- Paid vacation days, holidays and sick leave
- Short-term disability
- Basic long-term disability
- Supplemental life insurance